Posts Tagged ‘new york times’

Wallet Found After 40 Years

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

Rudolph R. Resta, 77, walked out of a wintry rain recently, through the revolving door of a largely empty Times Square office building, and into his distant past. Found at New York Times.

When In Rome…A 36 Hour Tour

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

The New York Times Rome Bureau Chief, Rachel Donadio, spends a weekend exploring some of the avant-garde cultural and culinary attractions of the ancient capital. Found at YouTube from TheNewYorkTimes.

Happy Prohibition Repeal Day!

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

is conducting a very clever promotion by trying to make today, December 5, a new holiday: . Their promotional site features a video by that illustrates the horrors of a world in which Prohibition never ended. Here’s a PDF of .

It’s a good thing we repealed prohibition, too, if ony for the many ways in which booze boosts the economy: